ERIC Number: ED086805
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Report: Basic Facts About Military Service.
High School News Service (DOD), Great Lakes, IL.
The purpose of the report is to inform students, through counselors and advisers, of opportunities and responsibilities in the Armed Forces. The topics covered are: missions of the Armed Forces, the selective service system, enlistment programs, reserve components, commissioning programs, auxiliary benefits, women in the Armed Forces, and basic facts about service life. Short articles are also presented on: pay and allowances, educational programs (about 40 programs), work-study programs and occupational fields. The career fields section takes up about half the document and gives job descriptions in terms of responsibilities, qualifications, and examples of civilian jobs for over 200 specific service occupations. (DS)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: High School News Service (DOD), Great Lakes, IL.